13th Century Islamic tile mosaic patterns may have involved an advanced math of quasi crystals, not understood by modern scientists until three decades ago. Dubya can’t count anyway.
Khufu’s funerary barge at Giza is being considered for urgent, long-overdue conservation/repair work. The question is, will Zahi swap his fedora for a tricorner with the Jolly Roger?
A team of scientists will embark on a voyage next week to study an enormous hole on the Atlantlic seafloor where the Earth’s deep interior lies exposed without any crust covering. I hope they like reading Jules Verne.